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“Nervous Nellie’s Jams and Jellies in Deer Isle is a fun spot for people that, well, love locally made jams and jellies - but also for kids and adults that enjoy the unique, imaginative, funky side of life - including sculptor Peter Beerits’ Nellieville village. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Book Store
“You will find all you need to know about places to go for walks on the island, as well as a plethora of information pertaining to the island. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
“These guys offer so much great stuff - from boiled lobster dinners, to kayak, sail and canoe rentals, along with ocean tours to the various islands. You can even take sailing lessons.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Locally roasted beans meticulously brewed. A perfect pause along your drive across the ruggedly beautiful Deer Isle.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Employee owned, this convenient little market, like the "Galley Grocery", is your go to for your basic kitchen, cooking and alcohol needs. Next door is where you can get basic household goods and they also have a gas pump. Pick up an "Island Advantage" while you're there - a local publication that has info on local events and politics. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Closest year-round place for gas and essentials. Soft serve ice cream window in summer!”
  • 2 locals recommend
“Restored homestead, permanent exhibit of island maritime history, involvement in the America's Cup races, history of Island settlements, agriculture and industry, resource for genealogical study.”
  • 3 locals recommend
“LOBSTER ROLLS! Located in the heart of Stonington, they cook and shell the lobsters that go into these New England must haves, daily. They offer other enticing sandwiches and of course, ICE CREAM. The lines CAN get long, but taking in the quaint ocean views and village "goings ons" helps pass the time.”
  • 4 locals recommend


“The night market in Deer Isle village is open on Tuesdays from 4 pm - 6pm (approximately). You'll find a few prepared foods, plus baked goods, fresh oysters and local farm produce.”
  • 1 local recommends